School Highlights

Herzing University-Kenner serves 452 students (52% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Private-state tuition: $12,790
  • Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 75%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Herzing University-Kenner ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Herzing University-Kenner
(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Associate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution Control
Private not-for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
21 staff
37 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Herzing University-Kenner has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The Herzing University-Kenner diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
452 students
686 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
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# Full-Time Students
236 students
291 students
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# Part-Time Students
216 students
395 students
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# Undergraduate Students
227 students
284 students
# Graduate Students
9 students
9 students
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LA All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
217 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
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% Asian
n/a
1%
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% Hispanic
6%
5%
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% Black
61%
38%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Herzing University-Kenner and the percentage of Black community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
25%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Herzing University-Kenner and the percentage of White community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hawaiian
n/a
1%
% Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Herzing University-Kenner and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
3%
11%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.56
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Herzing University-Kenner and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$45,100
$28,200
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Herzing University-Kenner and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of LA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $12,790 is less than the state average of $14,664. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$12,790
$14,664
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Herzing University-Kenner and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
92%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Herzing University-Kenner and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$22,730
$12,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Herzing University-Kenner and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,920
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Herzing University-Kenner and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
74%
79%
This chart display the percent admitted of Herzing University-Kenner and the community college average percent admitted of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
21
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Private-state tuition: $12,790
  • Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Minority enrollment: 75%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.17, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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